Globecomm Receives $1.2 Million Contract from a US Government Prime Contractor

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Globecomm Receives $1.2 Million Contract from a US Government Prime Contractor

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Globecomm Systems Inc. (Nasdaq: GCOM), a leading communications solutions provider, announced today that the Company has been awarded a contract from a US Government prime contractor for its Auto ExplorerTM products valued at $1.2 million.

Under the terms set forth in the contract, Globecomm will supply 1.2 meter Auto ExplorerTM Lightweight Transport (LT) Terminals in a dual band (Ku and X) configuration with Life Cycle Support elements. The LT X-band solution is certified for use on the WGS military satellite constellation with multiple modem technologies. Deliveries will ship within the next 3 months.

Michael Plourde, Vice President Government Programs for Globecomm, said: "This order from an existing client continues to validate customer allegiance with our family of Auto ExplorerTM products. Our continuing roadmap developments to enhance product flexibility in terms of performance capabilities, modem technologies, frequency utilization, and transportability-tailored packaging were the deciding factors in our selection."

About Globecomm Systems

Globecomm Systems Inc., ("we", "our", "us" or "Globecomm"), is a leading global communications solutions provider. Employing our expertise in emerging communication technologies, including satellite and other transport mediums, we are able to offer a comprehensive suite of system integration, system products, and network services enabling a complete end-to-end solution for our customers. We believe our integrated approach of in-house design and engineering expertise combined with a world-class global network and our 24 by 7 network operating centers provides us a unique competitive advantage. We focus this value proposition to selective vertical markets, including government, wireless, media, enterprise, and maritime. As a communications solutions provider we leverage our global network to provide customers managed access services to the United States Internet backbone, video content, the public switched telephone network or their corporate headquarters, or government offices. We currently have customers for which we are providing such services in the United States, Europe, South America, Africa, the Middle East, and Asia.

Based in Hauppauge, New York, Globecomm Systems also maintains offices in Maryland, New Jersey, Virginia, the Netherlands, South Africa, Hong Kong, Germany, Singapore, the United Arab Emirates and Afghanistan.

This press release contains forward-looking statements made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward looking statements are based on management's current expectations and observations. You should not place undue reliance on our forward-looking statements because the matters they describe are subject to certain risks, uncertainties and assumptions that are difficult to predict. Our forward-looking statements are based on the information currently available to us and speak only as of the date of this press release. Over time, our actual results, performance or achievements may differ from those expressed or implied by our forward-looking statements, and such difference might be significant and materially adverse to our security holders.

We have identified some of the important factors that could cause future events to differ from our current expectations and they are described in our most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K and Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q, including without limitation under the captions ''Risk Factors'' and ''Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations,'' and in other documents that we may file with the SEC, all of which you should review carefully. Please consider our forward-looking statements in light of those risks as you read this press release.

Globecomm Investor Relations
Matthew Byron, 631-457-1301
Senior Vice President, Corporate Office
Globecomm Public Relations
Globecomm Systems Inc.
Phone: 631-231-9800
Fax: 631-231-1557

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